Department

School of Engineering, Computing, and Built Environment

Study Mode

Full time & Part-time

Benefits

The degree provides pathways to:

Postgraduate Study

This programme prepares you with a solid in foundation in Mechanical Engineering to enable you to pursue a Master's degree in the areas of Mechanical and Mechatronics in both coursework as well as research mode.

Entry Requirements

Academic Qualification: STPM
Minimum Entry Requirement:  2 Principal Passes including Math and Physical Science subject (Physics/Chemistry)

Academic Qualification: GCE A Level
Minimum Entry Requirement:  2 Principal Passes including Math and Physical Science subject (Physics/Chemistry)

Academic Qualification: UEC
Minimum Entry Requirement: 5 Credits (Min Grade B) including  Math and one Science subject

Academic Qualification: Foundation/ Matriculation
Minimum Entry Requirement: Pass with CGPA ≥ 2.00 including Math and Science subject 

Academic Qualification: Australian Matriculation/ Foundation
Minimum Entry Requirement: ATAR score of 70

Academic Qualification: International Baccalaureate (IB)
Minimum Entry Requirement: 27/42 points from 6 subjects

Academic Qualification: Diploma in Engineering
Minimum Entry Requirement: Recognised Diploma with CGPA ≥ 2.50 for entry into Year 2
Below CGPA 2.50 for entry into Year 1

  • Advance standing for those transferring from other degree/diploma programmes subject to approval of Northumbria University.

Course Overview

Mechanical Engineering is the most wide-ranging of the engineering disciplines which encompassing areas such as mechanics (statics and dynamics), energy, fluid mechanics, combustion, design, mechanics of materials, manufacturing processes, systems modeling and simulation, mechatronics, robotics, rapid prototyping, vibration, etc. It is applicable to industry, government, environment and society. Mechanical engineers analyse, test, design, construct, and manage various mechanical systems and are involved in the advancement of industries including automotive, aeronautical, robotics, construction, software, manufacturing, semiconductor and building services industries.

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